Archive for September, 2016

Vacuuming an Enormous Fake Blue Whale

Vacuuming an Enormous Fake Blue Whale

Once a year, the American Museum of Natural History in New York performs a banal yet oddly fascinating ritual: It cleans its life-size model of a blue whale. It is a job almost as big as the whale itself. Exhibition maintenance manager Trenton Dureksen spent three days in a cherrypicker, […]

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North Carolina Marine Debris Symposium, Sept. 11 2016

The GWC’s Michael Fishbach will make the kickoff presentation at the upcoming North Carolina Marine Debris Symposium in Wilmington, NC on Sunday Sept. 11 at 5:30 PM. See the following link for more information and all are welcome to come see Michael’s talk!